Book digitized by Google from the library of University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
First ed. Page 49 exists in 2 states, of which the 1st state is the less common. Cf. Van Doren
Van Doren, C. Lewis
LC copy has p. 49 in 2nd state
Source: Gift of Mrs. Jefferson Davis, Feb. 12, 1980 (replacing copy 1)
A novel “saturated with americanca’s vitality” (Rebecca West)-the story of a middle-class businessman and social climber whose name became synonymous with smug conformity. “I wish I had written Babbitt” (H. G. Wells).